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    Ato Boldon wants distinction between stimulants & steroids

    Athletics, Sports July 15, 2013 at 9:27 pm 0 comments

    by Michael Bascombe NEW YORK, July 15, 2013 – Four-time Olympic medallist Ato Boldon wants athletes to be allowed to take certain supplements up to a certain category and a clear distinction between stimulants and steroids. Amidst the revelation that top sprinters Tyosn Gay and Asafa Powell were among athletes […]

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    Call for action against athletics cheats

    Athletics, Sports July 15, 2013 at 4:42 pm 0 comments

    PARIS, France, July 15, 2013 (AFP)  – Calls mounted on Monday for more stringent punishments for dope cheats in athletics and tighter controls on food supplements after two of the world’s fastest men returned positive tests for banned drugs. High-profile sprinters Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell both failed controls for […]

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    Randall is third Jamaican to admit doping

    Athletics, Sports July 15, 2013 at 1:53 pm 1 comment

    KINGSTON, Jamaica, July 15, 2013 – Olympic discus thrower Allison Randall on Monday became the third athlete to confirm a positive drugs test from the Jamaican trials in June following Sunday’s revelations by sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson. Randall, who competed at last year’s London Games but failed to […]

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    Powell among Jamaicans tested positive

    Athletics, Sports July 14, 2013 at 3:20 pm 0 comments

    KINGSTON, Jamaica, July 14, 2013 – The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) has confirmed that five Jamaican athletes have tested positive for banned substances. JADCO’s Chairman Dr Herb Elliott said that he has received reports of adverse analytical findings from “A” samples for the athletes but declined to disclose further information. […]

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    At 37, Kim Collins remains consistent & still wants to compete

    Athletics, Sports July 4, 2013 at 7:02 pm 0 comments

    by Michael Bascombe LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 5, 2013 – Despite a new national record and consistent performances this season Kim Collins will not represent St Kitts and Nevis at the IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Moscow, Russia next month. Officials of the St Kitts & Nevis Amateur Athletics Association […]

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